Functional impacts of the intestinal microbiome in the pathogenesis of inflammatory bowel disease.

@article{Li2015FunctionalIO,
  title={Functional impacts of the intestinal microbiome in the pathogenesis of inflammatory bowel disease.},
  author={Jennifer Z. Li and James Butcher and David Mack and Alain P Stintzi},
  journal={Inflammatory bowel diseases},
  year={2015},
  volume={21 1},
  pages={139-53}
}
: The human intestinal microbiome plays a critical role in human health and disease, including the pathogenesis of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Numerous studies have identified altered bacterial diversity and abundance at varying taxonomic levels through biopsies and fecal samples of patients with IBD and diseased model animals. However, inconsistent… CONTINUE READING